Daily Archives: September 28, 2016

DynCorp International Receives One Year Extension of INL Air Wing Contract

[Translate] DynCorp International Receives One Year Extension of INL Air Wing Contract September 27, 2016 01:28 PM Eastern Daylight Time MCLEAN, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–DynCorp International (DI) is pleased to have been awarded a one year extension of the U.S. State Department’s … Continue reading

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DynCorp International Achieves ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System Certification

[Translate] DynCorp International Achieves ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System Certification September 23, 2016 04:04 PM Eastern Daylight Time MCLEAN, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–DynCorp International (DI) has received certification by Perry Johnson Registrar, an accredited independent auditing firm, for its Quality Management Systems.

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Fourth Circuit Interprets Meaning of “Protected Activity” Under 2010 FCA Whistleblower Amendments

[Translate] Fourth Circuit Interprets Meaning of “Protected Activity” Under 2010 FCA Whistleblower Amendments Blog Inside the FCA Bass, Berry & Sims PLC USA September 23 2016 The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit recently affirmed dismissal of an … Continue reading

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False Claims that Don’t Violate the False Claims Act

[Translate] False Claims that Don’t Violate the False Claims Act 9/27/2016 by Norman Tabler, Jr. Faegre Baker Daniels A recent Fourth Circuit decision answers this riddle, “How can a contractor knowingly submit a false claim to the government without violating … Continue reading

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Serco Awarded Multi-Million Dollar Contract to Deliver Base Support Services to the Canadian Department of National Defence

[Translate] Serco Awarded Multi-Million Dollar Contract to Deliver Base Support Services to the Canadian Department of National Defence RESTON, Va., Sept. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Serco Inc., a provider of professional, technology, and management services, announced today that the Company … Continue reading

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G4S makes a comeback at Labour conference

[Translate] G4S makes a comeback at Labour conference Steerpike Steerpike 28 September 2016 11:49 AM There was a time when it looked as though this year’s Labour conference might not go ahead as they struggled to find a company to … Continue reading

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If The Business Lobby Wants To Fix The Budget It Can Start With Its Own In The Detention Industry

[Translate] Children locked up in immigration detention on Nauru, August 2016. This image is courtesy of Mums 4 Refugees. If The Business Lobby Wants To Fix The Budget It Can Start With Its Own In The Detention Industry By Max … Continue reading

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Lessons From the Coalition: International Experiences From the Afghanistan Reconstruction

[Translate] Lessons From the Coalition: International Experiences From the Afghanistan Reconstruction Today, SIGAR’s Lessons Learned Program released a conference report entitled “Lessons From the Coalition.” The conference discussed was cohosted by USIP and brought together representatives from eleven major donor … Continue reading

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The Second Life of a Private Prison Titan

[Translate] The Second Life of a Private Prison Titan Geo Group, the world’s largest and most profitable operator of private detention centers, has turned a blind eye to sexual abuse at two Bay Area halfway houses, an auditor finds. Channing … Continue reading

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Sidney Blumenthal Said He Had No Financial Interest In Libya Projects, But That’s Not Entirely True

[Translate] Sidney Blumenthal Said He Had No Financial Interest In Libya Projects, But That’s Not Entirely True Chuck Ross Reporter 1:36 PM 09/26/2016 Sidney Blumenthal has repeatedly claimed that he had no financial interests in a company seeking contracts in … Continue reading

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